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Study says blockchain could help combat AI misinformation

Two Master of Accounting students in the UO's Lundquist College of Business are shaking up the academic publishing world with a new paper on a timely topic: artificial intelligence and blockchain.

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Microsoft says taking 'mitigation actions' after service issues

US tech giant Microsoft said Friday it was taking "mitigation actions" after service disruptions.

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Amazon says this year's Prime Day was its biggest ever

Amazon saw record sales for Prime Day this week as Prime members purchased more items than ever before, the company announced Thursday.

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The Fiber Shredder: Professor's machine could make clothing more recyclable

The textile industry is a major polluter, producing 92 million tons of textile waste globally each year, according to Boston University.

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Samsung Electronics buys British AI tech startup

Samsung Electronics has bought a British startup that develops advanced AI technology, the South Korean tech giant said Thursday, as demand for its high-end chips used in artificial intelligence hardware surges.

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United to trim US capacity as profits rise

United Airlines reported higher quarterly profits Wednesday but announced it would trim US capacity later this year as the industry contends with a seat glut that has pressured fares.

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Spain's Aragon, Europe's new cloud storage oasis

The world's biggest technology firms are investing billions in cloud storage facilities in the northeastern Spanish region of Aragon, drawn to its abundance of renewable energy sources.